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Galaxy View - How do I Setup Multiple Users on my Samsung Galaxy View?

Your can share your device with other people by creating additional users. Users will have their own storage space they can use to save download applications, music, images, and so on. You can add up to seven additional users.

Add New User Account

    To add a New User with Full Access to the apps and content on the device:

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  2. Touch Apps > Settings > Users.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  3. Touch Add user or profile.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  4. Touch User.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  5. Touch OK.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

    See below for instructions on how to add User (restricted profile).

  6. Touch SETUP NOW.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  7. The device will return to the lock screen. Touch the Power key and swipe to unlock the device. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  8. Touch NEXT on the welcome screen for new users. New users will be guided through the same setup wizard as the original user. Follow the on-screen prompts to continue.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

   

    To add a New User with Restricted Access to the apps and content on the device:

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Users.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  2. Touch Add user or profile.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  3. Touch User (restricted profile). 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

    To restrict account users with limited access to apps and content, select User (restricted profile).

  4. If prompted, you will need to set up a secure screen lock before continuing. Touch SET UP SCREEN LOCK, and follow the on-screen prompts to select a screen lock type.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  5. Touch the OFF slider next to the application(s) to turn ON to give access to User.  Some applications are not supported in restricted profiles. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

    You can always edit the the allowed apps by touching Settings.

  6. Touch Back key to go back to the previous page, and then touch New restricted account "#".

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  7. The device will return to the lock screen. Touch Power key and swipe to unlock the device.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  8. Restricted users can customize their Home screen with wallpaper, permitted apps, and widgets by touching and holding the screen and choosing from the Home screen menu.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

Switching User Accounts

  1. To switch between users, press the Power/Lock key to lock the device. Press it again to view the lock screen.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  2. Touch the username/profile picture.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  3. Select from the available user accounts to switch accounts. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

Delete User Account

    To delete users from your device, you must be logged in as the Owner.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  2. Touch Apps > Settings > Users.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
  3. Touch Delete next to the User you want to remove.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users
    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

    To delete a Restricted user account, touch Settings, and then Delete.

  4. Touch DELETE to completely erase all apps and data related to this user. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Multiple Users

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